10 Northernmost Countries in Africa

Can you name the ten northernmost African countries?
Based on their northernmost point
Not counting Spain which has a couple small enclaves on the African continent
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Last updated: September 10, 2018
First submittedNovember 3, 2016
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Latitude
Country
37°31'N
Tunisia
37°05'N
Algeria
35°55'N
Morocco
33°10'N
Libya
31°36'N
Egypt
Latitude
Country
27°19'N
Mauritania
25°00'N
Mali
23°31'N
Niger
23°26'N
Chad
22°12'N
Sudan
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Level 74
Nov 4, 2016
Do Ceuta and Melilla qualify Spain into this quiz?
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Level 76
Nov 7, 2016
IMO they do ...
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Level 64
Nov 8, 2016
Spain is not considered an African country.
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Level 71
Nov 9, 2016
The quiz asks for 'countries in Africa' and not 'African countries'. So technically, Spain should count. That being said, I'm fine with not including Spain.
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Level 62
Apr 3, 2017
Read the unchanged instructions : "African countries"
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Level 70
Aug 29, 2018
A couple of points. Ceuta is in Africa and so are Lampedusa and Madeira. If the quizmaster doesn't want to count these then he should say so in the instructions. To argue that "Spain (Portugal/Italy) is not an African country" is not logical. They are countries and they are in Africa. Secondly, Mali extends way further north than Niger according to my map.
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Level ∞
Sep 10, 2018
All featured quizzes on JetPunk assume that people use common sense.
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Level 48
Jun 7, 2020
Ouch! You want some lotion on that burn?
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Level 60
Nov 8, 2016
aka name the Saharan countries.
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Level 66
Apr 3, 2017
Well, that took me 19 seconds.
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Level 60
Apr 4, 2017
Same
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Level 81
Jun 29, 2018
12 seconds here.
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Level 70
Apr 3, 2017
Mali's northernmost point is actually further north, at 25 N.
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Level 34
Apr 3, 2017
Seems like you forgot South Africa, lol whoops just look at a map right side up it is the the top of africa
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Level 82
Apr 3, 2017
And this, ladies and gentlemen, is why Henry Fails. For the fourth time, apparently.
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Level 70
Apr 4, 2017
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Level 47
May 29, 2018
haha!
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Level 63
Sep 22, 2019
You mean 'tip' of Africa
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Level 43
Apr 13, 2017
1:46 beat that
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Level 47
May 29, 2018
1:40 i was close
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Level 62
Feb 12, 2020
HA 1:52
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Level 74
Apr 19, 2017
wot no Cyprus?
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Level 81
Jun 29, 2018
Gaza
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Level 50
Sep 23, 2018
Cyprus is an Asian country. It is geographically closest to the Asian continent. Some consider it European because it is a member of the EU, but it is definitely not an African country.
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Level 44
Dec 30, 2017
cyprus is in asia
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Level 45
Jan 1, 2018
Got everybody... except for one. I'm the 1 percent of people who somehow didn't get egypt. Hey, 9/10 though
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Level 60
Feb 20, 2018
Too EZ.
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Level 68
Sep 19, 2018
Surprised that no one has yet made a case for Western Sahara. (Now they probably won't.)
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Level 65
Sep 19, 2018
Nahh, people would much rather argue about the completely ilogical instead!
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Level 58
Sep 19, 2018
Cyprus! Spain! Malta! Palestine! Egypt is culturally Middle Eastern!
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Level 64
Sep 19, 2018
Malta and Palestine? Also, Middle East isn't a continent, so while Egypt can be Middle Eastern, it can also be African.
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Level 79
Sep 19, 2018
1:49 remaining first try
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Level 20
Sep 20, 2018
If you're not adding Western Sahara/the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, at least add a caveat describing it.
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Level 50
Sep 23, 2018
Typically, Jetpunk quizzes do not consider Western Sahara a country. It is easy to assume that this quiz would be the same.
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Level 32
Feb 14, 2019
1:43 left FIRST TRY
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Level 25
Mar 7, 2019
Otherwise known as Muslim African countries
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Level 25
Jun 29, 2019
ez
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Level 40
Sep 9, 2019
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